01 Aug '11, 9am
What a brilliant use for old fridges! - Watch Films on Recycled Fridges:
is also raising awareness of waste and environmental responsibility because of the fascinating background to the venue. This area used to be home to the largest dump site of abandoned fridges in Europe. Called Fridge Mountain, they accumulated there because of EU regulations which prohibited the old way of crushing them because this method released CFC's into the atmosphere. It was prohibited but it took a long while before another method of getting rid of them was agreed upon. Hence the 20 ft. high mountain which built up at a rate of 6,500 fridges a day.